EPPO Global Database

Ficus sycomorus(FIUSY)

Last modification: 2001-10-21

Basic information
  • EPPO code: FIUSY
  • Preferred name: Ficus sycomorus
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Algeria, Egypt to Syria, Western Asia, most of Africa. Used as a medicinal plant

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ficus brachyphylla Fenzl

Common names
Name Language
Eselsfeigenbaum German
Maulbeerfeigenbaum German
mulberry fig English
sycomore fig English
figuier d'Egypte French
figuier sycomore French
fikus hashikmah Hebrew
פִיקוּס הַשִּׁקְמָה Hebrew